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Bags of fun for Contact the Elderly

Bags of fun for Contact the Elderly
AUG
20
Dozens of Contact the Elderly guests enjoyed bags of fun at a five-star Aberdeen event this weekend thanks to a supermarket’s community help scheme. We were awarded a £2,900 grant by
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Why we do what we do: Meet Jean

Why we do what we do: Meet Jean
AUG
16
Beverly racecourse recently invited 80 older guests and their volunteers to enjoy tea, cake and a day of racing. Jean, 90, went along and spoke about why what we do
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Fife student's fundraiser to honour Grandmother

Fife student's fundraiser to honour Grandmother
AUG
15
A Fife student is about to embark on a poignant solo fundraising challenge in memory of his 90-year-old grandmother. Rena Roe, who died earlier this year, had been a regular guest
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Sidcup Fire Station annual summer tea party

Sidcup Fire Station annual summer tea party
AUG
07
60 of our older guests were invited along to Sidcup Fire Station on Sunday for a tea party, as part of a community initiative organised by Watch Manager Neil Fox
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People's Postcode Lottery welcome older guests to HQ

People's Postcode Lottery welcome older guests to HQ
AUG
07
To coincide with the new funding to tackle loneliness, People’s Postcode Lottery invited 20 of our older guests along to enjoy a delightful afternoon tea with staff at its Headquarters
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Our reaction to Age UK announcement that 1.4 million older people don't receive the care they need

Our reaction to Age UK announcement that 1.4 million older people don't receive the care they need

Our reaction to Age UK's report released today revealing that 1.4 million over 65s don’t have the support they need:   Contact the Elderly’s CEO Meryl Davies commented:   “This research by Age UK reflects
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Our response to the appointment of the new Minister for Loneliness

Our response to the appointment of the new Minister for Loneliness

"At Contact the Elderly we  are delighted that Mims Davies MP is now the Minister for Loneliness. Millions of older people are affected by loneliness, and our work with the
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A new play exploring loneliness arrives in London

A new play exploring loneliness arrives in London

The team behind a new play exploring loneliness and friendship, which opened in London last week, has joined forces with Contact the Elderly to raise awareness of older people suffering
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